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Egypt
COUNTRY #1
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Compare Egypt and Cameroon health profiles including life expectancy history, causes of death and population dynamics side by side. Health Data used is WHO, World Bank and the United Nations for population.

Cameroon
COUNTRY #2
Afghanistan Albania Algeria Angola Antigua/Bar. Arab Emirates Argentina Armenia Australia Austria Azerbaijan Bahamas Bahrain Bangladesh Barbados Belarus Belgium Belize Benin Bhutan Bolivia Bosnia/Herzeg. Botswana Brazil Brunei Bulgaria Burkina Faso Burundi Cambodia Cameroon Canada Cape Verde Central Africa Chad Chile China Colombia Comoros Congo Costa Rica Cote d Ivoire Croatia Cuba Cyprus Czech Republic Denmark Djibouti Dominican Rep. DR Congo Ecuador Egypt El Salvador Equ. Guinea Eritrea Estonia Ethiopia Fiji Finland France Gabon Gambia Georgia Germany Ghana Greece Grenada Guatemala Guinea Guinea-Bissau Guyana Haiti Honduras Hungary Iceland India Indonesia Iran Iraq Ireland Israel Italy Jamaica Japan Jordan Kazakhstan Kenya Kiribati Kuwait Kyrgyzstan Laos Latvia Lebanon Lesotho Liberia Libya Lithuania Luxembourg Madagascar Malawi Malaysia Maldives Mali Malta Mauritania Mauritius Mexico Micronesia Moldova Mongolia Montenegro Morocco Mozambique Myanmar Namibia Nepal Netherlands New Guinea New Zealand Nicaragua Niger Nigeria No Macedonia North Korea Norway Oman Pakistan Panama Paraguay Peru Philippines Poland Portugal Qatar Romania Russia Rwanda Saint Lucia Saint Vincent Samoa Sao Tome Saudi Arabia Senegal Serbia Seychelles Sierra Leone Singapore Slovakia Slovenia Solomon Isl. Somalia South Africa South Korea South Sudan Spain Sri Lanka Sudan Suriname Swaziland Sweden Switzerland Syria Tajikistan Tanzania Thailand Timor-Leste Togo Tonga Trinidad/Tob. Tunisia Turkey Turkmenistan Uganda Ukraine United Kingdom United States Uruguay Uzbekistan Vanuatu Venezuela Viet Nam Yemen Zambia Zimbabwe
DYNAMIC PYRAMIDS
Data Source: United Nations
Egypt Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Egypt EGYPT   Cameroon CAMEROON
      Egypt EGYPT   Cameroon CAMEROON
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      M F All M F All   M F All M F All
    1960
    45.1
    46.9
    46.0
    112
    115
    115
     
    40.5
    43.1
    41.7
    141
    134
    137
    1970
    49.5
    51.3
    50.4
    121
    120
    119
     
    44.9
    47.5
    46.2
    137
    140
    137
    1980
    54.1
    55.9
    54.9
    124
    127
    127
     
    50.1
    53.1
    51.5
    138
    139
    139
    1990
    60.8
    63.6
    62.2
    117
    123
    120
     
    53.1
    56.3
    54.6
    150
    146
    147
    2000
    66.4
    71.4
    68.8
    96
    100
    100
     
    50.2
    52.6
    51.4
    158
    162
    158
    2010
    67.9
    72.2
    70.0
    99
    113
    105
     
    54.1
    56.4
    55.3
    169
    169
    169
    2016
    68.2
    73.0
    70.5
    110
    115
    115
     
    56.7
    59.4
    58.1
    175
    175
    174
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Egypt EGYPT   Cameroon CAMEROON
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    68.2
    73.0
    110
    115
    56.7
    59.4
    175
    175
    Age 5
    69.7
    74.5
    112
    116
    61.9
    64.2
    175
    176
    Age 10
    69.9
    74.6
    113
    119
    63.2
    65.4
    174
    176
    Age 15
    70.1
    74.7
    113
    119
    63.8
    65.9
    172
    176
    Age 20
    70.4
    74.9
    116
    119
    64.6
    66.6
    173
    176
    Age 25
    70.7
    75.0
    117
    119
    65.6
    67.4
    173
    176
    Age 30
    71.0
    75.2
    119
    122
    66.7
    68.4
    173
    176
    Age 35
    71.3
    75.3
    122
    122
    67.9
    69.7
    173
    176
    Age 40
    71.6
    75.6
    133
    128
    69.3
    71.4
    174
    175
    Age 45
    72.1
    75.8
    137
    130
    70.8
    73.0
    172
    171
    Age 50
    72.7
    76.3
    157
    137
    72.4
    74.3
    165
    168
    Age 55
    73.9
    77.0
    159
    141
    74.0
    75.8
    153
    166
    Age 60
    75.5
    78.1
    156
    139
    75.7
    77.2
    150
    163
    Age 65
    77.7
    79.8
    143
    131
    77.7
    78.8
    147
    160
    Age 70
    79.8
    81.5
    149
    131
    79.9
    80.8
    145
    158
    Age 75
    82.5
    83.8
    145
    127
    82.5
    83.2
    147
    153
    Age 80
    85.5
    86.6
    144
    120
    85.5
    86.0
    143
    146
    Age 85
    89.0
    89.9
    140
    109
    89.0
    89.4
    141
    139
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Egypt EGYPT   Cameroon CAMEROON
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    216.82
    18
    124.42
    82
    2. Stroke
    95.56
    74
    136.18
    28
    3. Liver Disease
    84.71
    1
    48.82
    13
    4. Diabetes Mellitus
    35.20
    69
    45.33
    49
    5. Kidney Disease
    32.88
    20
    24.91
    41
    6. Influenza and Pneumonia
    29.13
    99
    144.06
    16
    7. Alzheimers/Dementia
    27.88
    33
    14.82
    121
    8. Liver Cancer
    27.42
    4
    5.03
    100
    9. Inflammatory/Heart
    23.63
    6
    6.72
    71
    10. Lung Disease
    22.61
    88
    24.85
    75
    11. Breast Cancer
    21.29
    43
    19.45
    62
    12. Hypertension
    14.97
    81
    14.91
    82
    13. Road Traffic Accidents
    14.46
    108
    35.06
    28
    14. Endocrine Disorders
    13.19
    27
    13.73
    23
    15. Congenital Anomalies
    12.32
    36
    16.56
    7
    16. Low Birth Weight
    11.53
    66
    17.53
    32
    17. Bladder Cancer
    7.98
    1
    0.63
    172
    18. Lymphomas
    7.83
    17
    7.27
    28
    19. Lung Cancers
    7.50
    116
    1.49
    170
    20. Prostate Cancer
    7.17
    151
    24.27
    44
    21. Other Neoplasms
    5.39
    18
    3.52
    62
    22. Leukemia
    5.37
    14
    1.81
    150
    23. Violence
    5.27
    91
    12.13
    34
    24. Birth Trauma
    5.14
    78
    18.22
    19
    25. Ovary Cancer
    5.11
    65
    4.14
    93
    26. Other Injuries
    4.94
    146
    19.99
    18
    27. Drug Use
    4.31
    13
    5.05
    12
    28. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    4.26
    146
    2.77
    176
    29. Falls
    4.22
    115
    16.25
    14
    30. Pancreas Cancer
    3.85
    85
    0.98
    160
    31. Asthma
    3.75
    96
    14.27
    33
    32. Diarrhoeal diseases
    3.55
    92
    58.89
    28
    33. Suicide
    3.07
    170
    17.33
    20
    34. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    2.74
    96
    6.95
    35
    35. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    2.69
    84
    4.66
    41
    36. Stomach Cancer
    2.51
    164
    2.51
    165
    37. Oesophagus Cancer
    2.24
    100
    1.13
    150
    38. Encephalitis
    2.05
    14
    1.69
    28
    39. Oral Cancer
    2.02
    129
    6.31
    27
    40. Drownings
    1.91
    129
    7.87
    36
    41. Hepatitis B
    1.57
    42
    2.72
    11
    42. Epilepsy
    1.30
    124
    5.31
    27
    43. Uterin Cancer
    1.28
    131
    1.24
    135
    44. Cervical Cancer
    1.11
    178
    19.27
    35
    45. Maternal Conditions
    0.93
    99
    23.66
    17
    46. Skin Disease
    0.88
    126
    3.48
    51
    47. Schistosomiasis
    0.83
    45
    5.43
    10
    48. Fires
    0.78
    131
    6.66
    26
    49. Meningitis
    0.75
    112
    22.27
    19
    50. Malnutrition
    0.63
    121
    16.25
    22
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Egypt EGYPT   Cameroon CAMEROON
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    126,312
    24.58
    12,159
    5.50
    2. Stroke
    56,710
    11.04
    14,056
    6.36
    3. Liver Disease
    53,687
    10.45
    6,425
    2.91
    4. Influenza and Pneumonia
    22,104
    4.30
    25,344
    11.47
    5. Diabetes Mellitus
    21,045
    4.10
    4,630
    2.09
    6. Kidney Disease
    20,433
    3.98
    3,561
    1.61
    7. Liver Cancer
    17,605
    3.43
    763
    0.35
    8. Low Birth Weight
    15,761
    3.07
    7,394
    3.35
    9. Congenital Anomalies
    15,723
    3.06
    6,010
    2.72
    10. Inflammatory/Heart
    15,200
    2.96
    1,002
    0.45
    11. Alzheimers/Dementia
    14,723
    2.87
    1,282
    0.58
    12. Lung Disease
    13,206
    2.57
    2,524
    1.14
    13. Road Traffic Accidents
    12,179
    2.37
    6,560
    2.97
    14. Endocrine Disorders
    9,282
    1.81
    3,426
    1.55
    15. Hypertension
    8,835
    1.72
    1,536
    0.69
    16. Breast Cancer
    7,441
    1.45
    1,382
    0.63
    17. Birth Trauma
    7,022
    1.37
    7,686
    3.48
    18. Lymphomas
    5,079
    0.99
    1,347
    0.61
    19. Lung Cancers
    4,869
    0.95
    185
    0.08
    20. Bladder Cancer
    4,757
    0.93
    69
    0.03
    21. Violence
    4,551
    0.89
    2,688
    1.22
    22. Leukemia
    4,027
    0.78
    311
    0.14
    23. Diarrhoeal diseases
    4,021
    0.78
    13,953
    6.31
    24. Other Injuries
    3,971
    0.77
    4,642
    2.10
    25. Other Neoplasms
    3,589
    0.70
    446
    0.20
    26. Falls
    3,102
    0.60
    2,273
    1.03
    27. Drug Use
    2,890
    0.56
    908
    0.41
    28. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    2,808
    0.55
    352
    0.16
    29. Pancreas Cancer
    2,488
    0.48
    113
    0.05
    30. Suicide
    2,368
    0.46
    2,787
    1.26
    31. Asthma
    2,210
    0.43
    1,778
    0.80
    32. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1,976
    0.38
    619
    0.28
    33. Drownings
    1,904
    0.37
    2,113
    0.96
    34. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    1,773
    0.35
    918
    0.42
    35. Ovary Cancer
    1,761
    0.34
    283
    0.13
    36. Stomach Cancer
    1,666
    0.32
    294
    0.13
    37. Prostate Cancer
    1,622
    0.32
    987
    0.45
    38. Encephalitis
    1,462
    0.28
    404
    0.18
    39. Oesophagus Cancer
    1,403
    0.27
    136
    0.06
    40. Oral Cancer
    1,310
    0.25
    788
    0.36
    41. Epilepsy
    1,130
    0.22
    1,061
    0.48
    42. Hepatitis B
    1,053
    0.20
    437
    0.20
    43. Maternal Conditions
    833
    0.16
    4,878
    2.21
    44. Tetanus
    672
    0.13
    305
    0.14
    45. Malnutrition
    671
    0.13
    4,787
    2.17
    46. Fires
    671
    0.13
    1,367
    0.62
    47. Meningitis
    619
    0.12
    5,309
    2.40
    48. Schistosomiasis
    537
    0.10
    716
    0.32
    49. Skin Disease
    521
    0.10
    473
    0.21
    50. Poisonings
    460
    0.09
    713
    0.32
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Egypt EGYPT   Cameroon CAMEROON
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Liver Cancer
    27.42
    4
    5.03
    100
    2. Breast Cancer
    21.29
    43
    19.45
    62
    3. Bladder Cancer
    7.98
    1
    0.63
    172
    4. Lymphomas
    7.83
    17
    7.27
    28
    5. Lung Cancers
    7.50
    116
    1.49
    170
    6. Prostate Cancer
    7.17
    151
    24.27
    44
    7. Leukemia
    5.37
    14
    1.81
    150
    8. Ovary Cancer
    5.11
    65
    4.14
    93
    9. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    4.26
    146
    2.77
    176
    10. Pancreas Cancer
    3.85
    85
    0.98
    160
    11. Stomach Cancer
    2.51
    164
    2.51
    165
    12. Oesophagus Cancer
    2.24
    100
    1.13
    150
    13. Oral Cancer
    2.02
    129
    6.31
    27
    14. Uterin Cancer
    1.28
    131
    1.24
    135
    15. Cervical Cancer
    1.11
    178
    19.27
    35
    16. Skin Cancers
    0.39
    171
    1.25
    102
    Data rounded. Decimals affect ranking.
    Data Source: WORLD HEALTH ORGANIZATION
    Age Adjusted Death Rate Estimates: 2017
    Calculations Provided by World Life Expectancy
    Data Accuracy Not Guaranteed
    WHO Excludes Cause of Death Data For the following countries: Andorra, Cook Islands, Dominica, Marshall Islands, Monaco, Nauru, Niue, Palau, Saint Kitts, San Marino, Tuvalu.